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Tachiagaaru PV Preview Saddens Dae

Those who listen to the NSK podcast remember ‘The Great Smileage Sub-member Debate’ [Episode 59], and why I thought it was a ridiculous idea to implement a smoke and mirrors “You have to earn your spot” nonsense when they could have just done it DURING the audition process. I still …

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Get a Glimpse of the Next AKB48 Single

AKB48’s next entry coming on October 26th, ‘Kaze wa Fuiteiru'(The Wind is Blowing), surprisingly appeared in glimpses on a television program, revealing some dance shots and sections of the song. As you can imagine, this is already right up my alley. While it’s not as hard-hitting or aggressive as ‘River’ …

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NSK will be Live Tonight: Double Feature!

On top of our regular idol broadcast that starts today at 3pm CST, NSK will be doing an early recording of this week’s podcast, and a live AKBINGO preshow! We’re aiming to start at 8pm CST, soon after today’s regular broadcast. So drop by our live page today and get …

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Pop Analysis: The Miyazaki Decline

At NSK, one of our favorites is AKB Team B member Miyazaki Miho. Although for slightly different reasons, the three of us have been have been quite fond of her for some time and it was pretty evident during the 2011 Draft. We’re all disappointed in her recent slide in …

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Totally Excited Now…

As talked about on this week’s show, there’s a movie called Cheerfully coming out featuring an assorted grab bag of Idols. Stylized as Cheerfu11y, the movie will feature current soloist Kikkawa Yuu and ex-Momoiro Blue member Hayami Akari. I’ve always had a soft spot for Akari as I’ve always felt …

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NSK062 – Live Again

Recorded September 8th, 2011. Pardon the Drop in Quality as we had recorder problems halfway through the live recording.. This week on NSK… Ketchup Please StarCraft 2 Tron’s TV OKA-EXILE Lucky Seven & Hito no Chikara Lyrics Takai Tsukina Impressions -Kare to Issho ni Omise ga Shitai PV -Smileage Covers …

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LIVE TONIGHT! NSK!

We will be live tonight at 9pm CST recording our podcast live for all of you folks to see. We had such a great turn out last week and heard lots of great comments from you guys in the community that I hope you can join us again tonight at …

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